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Kisch's reflex

Alternative eponyms

  • Kehrer’s reflex

Related people

Closure of an eye resulting from heat stimulation or some tactile irritant of the skin at the depth of the external auditory meatus.

Description

Closure of an eye resulting from heat stimulation or some tactile irritant of the skin at the depth of the external auditory meatus.

Bibliography

  • B. Kish:
    Ein unbekannter Lidschlag- und Tränenreflex.
    [Pflügers] Archiv für die gesamte Physiologie des Menschen und der Tiere, Berlin, 1919, 173: 224-242.

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